KLRU-Q’s Saturday Night at the Movies presents a full-length feature film every Saturday night, plus extra content that gives the evening an exciting spin. Each film explores the work of legendary actors and actresses through many important films from their careers. Here is a peek of what this Saturday has in store:
7:00 – Just Seen It “Episode #201”
Just Seen It is the review show where film school graduates and working entertainment professionals review the newest in theaters, on TV and cable as well as offer industry interviews.
7:30 -On Story – “A Conversation With Chris Carter, Creator of The X-Files“
Legendary television writer Chris Carter reveals the secret behind the creation and success of The X-Files and how he stirred audiences using the power of mythology. Lost and Prometheus writer, Damon Lindelof, speaks with Carter on how his use of the paranormal and search for the truth have become staples of popular culture. Followed by Todd Somodevilla and Marysia Makowska’s surreal short film, Sea Pavilion, about a picnic outing by an abandoned seaside dwelling, that ends up encompassing more than just sand dunes and forgotten memories.
8:00 - Hollywood Stars Film Package “Planet of The Apes“
An astronaut (Charlton Heston) goes by time warp to a future planet ruled by smart apes who keep humans as slaves. Cast: Charlton Heston, Roddy McDowall, Kim Hunter.
9:55 - Hollywood Stars Film Package “Hound Of The Baskervilles“
When a nobleman is threatened by a family curse on his newly inherited estate, Sherlock Holmes (Peter Cushing) is hired to investigate. Cast: Peter Cushing, Andre Morell, Christopher Lee.
11:25 – Loreena Mckennitt: No Journey’s End
No Journey’s End is a visually stunning record of Loreena McKennitt’s journey to the sources of her musical and spiritual roots. It follows McKennitt from her native Canada to the breathtaking landscapes and Celtic traditions of Ireland, and from the exotic rhythms of Morocco to echoes of Spain’s rich medieval past. This intimate and unforgettable portrait features her haunting voice and melodies in recorded songs and live performances from her acclaimed albums The Visit and The Mask And Mirror, including the songs “The Lady Of Shalott,” “The Bonny Swans” and “Santiago.”